Coronavirus Jobs: Yelp Announces Layoffs, Furloughs Of More Than 2,000 EmployeesSan Francisco-based online review platform Yelp announced early Thursday morning that it will be laying off or furloughing of more than 2,000 employees.
Yelp's Shares Take A Beating After Revenue MissShares of Yelp Inc. took a beating Thursday after the online-reviews site reported soft third-quarter sales and indicated the current period would also be weak.
Yelp Pops After Q2 Profit Tops ExpectationsThe San Francisco-based company's second-quarter results blew past Wall Street expectations and its stock soared almost 14 percent in after-hours trading.
Yelp Adds Health Inspection Data To Restaurant ReviewsHealth inspection reports aren't a secret, but finding them can be a hassle. San Francisco-based Yelp wants to make that information part of users' restaurant selection.
Allegations Of Animal Abuse Pile Up For Owner Of Mobile Pet Salon In BurlingameEric Stanton says his five-pound dog, Pepper is still traumatized after being muzzled with tape during a visit to Alpha Grooming.
CA Supreme Court: Yelp Doesn't Have To Take Down 'Defamatory' ReviewsThe California Supreme Court ruled by a 4-3 vote that Yelp can't be forced to take down a review that was found to be defamatory by a lower court.
California High Court: Yelp Can't Be Ordered To Remove PostsOnline review site Yelp.com cannot be ordered to remove posts against a San Francisco law firm that a judge determined were defamatory, a divided California Supreme Court ruled Monday.
Median Pay For Some Silicon Valley Interns Up To $8,000 A Month Interns at top Silicon Valley tech companies are being well compensated, earning thousands of dollars a month, according to a new analysis.
Drake Blasts Coachella's 'Madison' Country Club for Racial Profiling"The most offensive place I have ever stayed at in my life with staff who pick and choose who they are going to accommodate based on racial profiling."
New Yelp Search Feature Shows Businesses With Gender Neutral RestroomsThe website that helps millions of users find the best places to spend their money is now helping them to find businesses with restrooms for transgender people.
Yelp Warns California Lawsuit Could Force Removal Of Critical ReviewsYelp.com is warning that a California lawsuit targeting critical posts about a law firm could lead to the removal of negative reviews.
Court: Yelp Not Liable For Negative Rating 'Stars' On SiteFederal appeals court rules that Yelp's star rating system does not make it liable for negative reviews posted on the site because it relies on reviews of businesses from users.
Yelp Employee Fired After Letter To CEO Detailing Her Poverty StruggleAn employee for Yelp has been fired shortly after publishing an open letter to the head of the company detailing her daily struggle to pay for food and rent because of low wages.
Amazon Files Suit Accusing Reviewers Of Posting Bogus Write-UpsInternet users increasingly rely on online customer reviews when making spending decisions, whether they’re buying an iPhone case on Amazon or hiring an Uber ride in their hometown. But just how much can you trust those reviews?
Creators Of Peeple Face Backlash For People-Rating AppAn app being billed as the Yelp for people has caused quite the controversy. Called Peepel, the app allows users to rate anyone they know, but critics said the app would cause cyberbullying.